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Lower Columbia spring chinook catch finally improves

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 23:08
Here is the latest report on spring Chinook by state Fish and Wildlife:

Lower Columbia spring chinook catch finally improves

Seattle Times Headlines - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 23:08
Here is the latest report on spring Chinook by state Fish and Wildlife:

Nigeria conflict 'affects millions'

BBC World News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 23:07
More than three million people are facing a humanitarian crisis in three Nigerian states hit by an Islamist-led insurgency, the government says.
Categories: BBC World News

Bin Laden son-in-law convicted at NYC terror trial

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 23:06

FILE - In this undated image made from video and provided by by Al-Jazeera, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, is shown. Osama bin Laden's son-in-law and spokesman still maintains that there was justification for the September 11, 2001 attacks orchestrated by al-Qaida upon the United States. Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, who is being tried in a New York City courtroom for conspiring to kill Americans, is using courtroom theater, intentionally or not, to press his case that the United States is such a bully in the Middle East that even killing civilians was justified. (AP Photo/Al-Jazeera, File)NEW YORK (AP) — Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, the voice of fiery al-Qaida propaganda videotapes after the Sept. 11 attacks, was convicted Wednesday of conspiring to kill Americans for his role as the terror group's spokesman.


Report: NY schools are most racially segregated

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 23:05
NEW YORK (AP) — A new report says New York state has the most segregated public schools in the nation.

Missing plane search for 122 objects

BBC World News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 23:01
A further 122 objects potentially from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 have been identified by a satellite, a Malaysian minister says.
Categories: BBC World News

Fact sheet: 2014 Cadillac ELR

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:56
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Cadillac takes on Tesla with plug-in ELR

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:56
Finally, there's an electric car that rivals Tesla's eye-catching Model S.

Deliberations resume in al-Qaida spokesman trial

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:52

FILE - In this undated image made from video and provided by by Al-Jazeera, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, is shown. Osama bin Laden's son-in-law and spokesman still maintains that there was justification for the September 11, 2001 attacks orchestrated by al-Qaida upon the United States. Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, who is being tried in a New York City courtroom for conspiring to kill Americans, is using courtroom theater, intentionally or not, to press his case that the United States is such a bully in the Middle East that even killing civilians was justified. (AP Photo/Al-Jazeera, File)NEW YORK (AP) — The second day of jury deliberations began Wednesday in the trial of Osama bin Laden's son-in-law on charges he conspired to kill Americans in his role as al-Qaida's spokesman after the Sept. 11 attacks.


Family: Military policeman was shooting victim

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:50

FILE - In this May 3, 2004 file photo, security personnel wait to inspect vehicles entering Norfolk Naval Station in Norfolk, Va. A sailor was fatally shot at the world's largest naval base late Monday, March 24, 2014, and security forces killed a male civilian suspect, base spokeswoman Terri Davis said. (AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, Mort Fryman)HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The father of a sailor from Maryland says his son was the victim killed when a civilian approached a destroyer docked at a naval base and disarmed a sailor on watch.


Family: Military policeman was shooting victim

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:50

FILE - In this May 3, 2004 file photo, security personnel wait to inspect vehicles entering Norfolk Naval Station in Norfolk, Va. A sailor was fatally shot at the world's largest naval base late Monday, March 24, 2014, and security forces killed a male civilian suspect, base spokeswoman Terri Davis said. (AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, Mort Fryman)HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The father of a sailor from Maryland says his son was the victim killed when a civilian approached a destroyer docked at a naval base and disarmed a sailor on watch.


Crews begin dismantling Chicago train after crash

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:48

FILE - In this March 24, 2014 file photo, a Chicago Transit Authority train car rests on an escalator at the O'Hare Airport station after it derailed early in the morning, injuring more than 30 people, in Chicago. Had the crash occurred during the day, when the trains are often full and the escalator packed with luggage-carrying travelers, far more people likely would have been injured, some even killed, said Joseph Schwieterman, a transportation expert at DePaul University. (AP Photo/NBC Chicago, Kenneth Webster, File) MANDATORY CREDITCHICAGO (AP) — Salvage crews have begun cutting apart and clearing away wreckage from the crash of a Chicago commuter train at O'Hare International Airport's underground station.


Crews begin dismantling Chicago train after crash

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:48

FILE - In this March 24, 2014 file photo, a Chicago Transit Authority train car rests on an escalator at the O'Hare Airport station after it derailed early in the morning, injuring more than 30 people, in Chicago. Had the crash occurred during the day, when the trains are often full and the escalator packed with luggage-carrying travelers, far more people likely would have been injured, some even killed, said Joseph Schwieterman, a transportation expert at DePaul University. (AP Photo/NBC Chicago, Kenneth Webster, File) MANDATORY CREDITCHICAGO (AP) — Salvage crews have begun cutting apart and clearing away wreckage from the crash of a Chicago commuter train at O'Hare International Airport's underground station.


New thrill ride to debut at Busch Gardens

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:42
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Thrill ride developers at Busch Gardens acknowledge that the park's newest attraction might not be everyone's idea of a good time.

Parties row over energy freeze credit

BBC World News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:38
The government and the Labour party both claim credit for an energy price freeze on customer bills announced by UK electricity and gas supplier SSE.
Categories: BBC World News

Houston bayou's evolution into busy port ongoing

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:38

In this photo taken on Sunday, March 23, 2014, oil containment booms are spread out near the idle Galveston-Bolivar Ferry terminal in Galveston, Texas. The Coast Guard partially reopened one of the nation's busiest seaports to ship traffic Tuesday, March 25, three days after a collision between a barge and a ship spilled up to 170,000 gallons of tar-like oil into the waters south of Houston. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Smiley N. Pool)  MANDATORY CREDITHOUSTON (AP) — A century ago, the Houston Ship Channel was nothing more than a bayou meandering into the Gulf of Mexico. Today, massive ocean-going vessels carrying thousands of containers zip in and out of the channel, where a barge collided with a ship over the weekend, spilling 170,000 gallons of gooey tar-like oil into the water.


Crimea crisis sharpens Latvia tensions

BBC World News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:31
Crimea crisis stirs ethnic tensions in Latvia
Categories: BBC World News

Crimea crisis sharpens Latvia tensions

BBC World News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:31
Crimea crisis stirs ethnic tensions in Latvia
Categories: BBC World News

Phys Ed: Exercising for Healthier Eyes

New York Times Headlines - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:31
Research suggests that physical activity may protect eyesight as we age.
    





Navy searches for answers in fatal base shooting

Yahoo! National News - Wed, 03/26/2014 - 22:27

FILE - In this May 3, 2004 file photo, security personnel wait to inspect vehicles entering Norfolk Naval Station in Norfolk, Va. A sailor was fatally shot at the world's largest naval base late Monday, March 24, 2014, and security forces killed a male civilian suspect, base spokeswoman Terri Davis said. (AP Photo/The Virginian-Pilot, Mort Fryman)NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Navy officials are searching for answers about what might have motivated a civilian to approach a docked destroyer, struggle with security personnel, disarm a sailor, then shoot and kill a military policeman coming to help.